These Impossibly Light Basketball Shoes Kind of Feel Like Sweatpants…

Kobe Bryant, the most decorated basketball player still playing in the NBA, has a new pair of shoes, the Kobe VIII, that's so ridiculously light you can hardly tell you're wearing them. Weighing at only 9.6 ounces, the secret in its lightness is in Nike's new engineered mesh technology. It feels like sweatpants. » 11/29/12 7:15pm 11/29/12 7:15pm

It Takes Carbon Fiber and Kevlar to Make the Best Basketball Shoes in…

When you look at basketball shoes, what do you see? A big swoosh. Three stripes. Michael Jordan. A billboard molded to your feet. But do you see the technology? Though maybe not as blatant as an Intel sticker on your laptop, every shoe showcases its own advanced technology. Don't worry, you can't miss it on these, the… » 5/09/12 3:30pm 5/09/12 3:30pm

Kobe Bryant Has 3D Basketball Shoes

Don't ask me why but Nike has decided to release a pair of Zoom Kobe VI 3D for the upcoming All-Star Game. People, 3D televisions, movies, and commercials are NOT enough! We need 3D everywhere! Check it out: » 2/05/11 11:00pm 2/05/11 11:00pm

Kobe Bryant Can't Live Without DVR

It's no surprise that Kobe Bryant is a huge game film addict, but the LA Times's look at the tech Kobe uses to feed himself massive amounts of video daily is a great read. » 1/02/09 12:30pm 1/02/09 12:30pm

PS3s of the Rich and Famous

While the rest of us plebes are stuck with our fat black PS3s, Sony invited a few of their celebrity friends out to the Palms Hotel this past weekend for a little PS3 pimpin'. At the "PlayStation Parlor" celebs like Kobe Bryant got to dip their newly minted PS3s in vats of glossy paint and later got the chance to… » 2/21/07 1:00pm 2/21/07 1:00pm